Job details

Java Developer

Job reference: 002651

Closing date: 04/04/2019

Salary: Salary up to £50,000 plus benefits

Department: IT

Hours per week: 36.17

The digital and eCommerce sector is continuing to cause disruption within the digital world due to the rise of mobile devices, IoT and changing shopping habits so where better to expand your career and test your innovation than as part of a company that wants to break the mould when it comes to accessing online retail.

If you are passionate about java development, design patterns and delivering quality development principles and working in modern commercial frameworks and on full stack development then come we want you in our Java development team.

As a Java Developer for N Brown you will be developing our commercial websites and support software using modern development standards, technologies and techniques.  We work using Agile processes to deliver efficient well tested code.

What we expect from you:  

  • Passion for well designed, testable and efficient code using design patterns and quality development principles.
  • Experience in developing high quality, scalable and secure Java apps.
  • Solid understanding of the full software development cycle.
  • At least one popular web framework (Spring MVC, Servlets).
  • Experience with Javascript and Front-End Development.
  • Experience with Unit Testing.
  • An ability to not only follow, but collaboratively set development standards.
  • Proactive identification of issues and barriers and escalating or resolving appropriately
  • Passion for user experience.
  • Knowledge of Relational Databases, SQL and ORM technologies (e.g. Hibernate).
  • At least 3 years Java Development experience.

Nice to have (though not essential):

  • Experience with Kanban development methodology and associated processes and tools.
  • Experience with Continuous Integration and Deployment (CI/CD).
  • Experience with Git/Mercurial Version Control.
  • Experience with Maven/Gradle
  • Experience with working with Web and Cloud technologies.
  • Experience with e-commerce or content management systems
  • Exposure to Hybris, Tomcat or SOLR

In Return:

  • Fantastic training and development opportunities
  • Competitive salary with excellent benefits package
  • Opportunity to work on different projects and to get experience in a various technologies and teams.
  • On the job mentoring from industry experts
  • Innovative digital working environment full of talented people in the heart of Manchester City Centre.


Employees in our business may have access to our customers’ personal data therefore for a number of our roles, offers of employment are subject to a satisfactory criminal record check. Having a criminal record will not necessarily prevent an individual from obtaining a position with N Brown.


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